An easy-to-use citation tool to help you collect, organize, cite and share research.


Zotero is a research management software program that enables you to save and organize your references, then output them as in-text citations, footnotes, and bibliographies through a word-processing software plugin.

Zotero is:

  • great for undergraduates as well as seasoned researchers
  • especially good for saving non-traditional, web-based references
  • aimed at humanities and social science research
  • easy to learn

    How To Download Zotero

    Follow these step-by-step instructions for installing Zotero and getting access to unlimited cloud storage via your Harvard email address.